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Luis Lozano-Paredes

“Hello, First of all I wanted to congratulate Children of the Inquisition for the really interesting effort they are making in transforming the view from the general public and the Jewish community about the issues of the Conversos and their adventure. I wanted to share my story as it has been a weird transition, struggle […]

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Interviews with Genie Milgrom, Bennett Greenspan, Nan Rubin, and More Coming Soon!

     On July 20th, Writer/Director Joe Lovett was invited to attend the 24th Annual Conference for the Society of Crypto-Judaic Studies in Dallas, Texas. The Society’s mission is to “foster the research of the historical and contemporary development of crypto–Jews of Iberian origin. Additionally, it provides a venue for the descendants of crypto–Jews, scholars, […]

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Indiegogo Development Campaign Launch

On February 26th,  Lovett Stories and Strategies and Congregation Shearith Israel (The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue) held a special screening and discussion of select scenes from Children of the Inquisition. The event marked the start of a crowd funding development campaign on Indiegogo, an online fundraising platform where anyone can make a tax-deductible donation – small or large – to […]

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Join us for A Development Launch Screening & Wine Reception

On February 26th, Congregation  Shearith Israel along with Lovett Stories + Strategies, in association with American Sephardi Federation, will celebrate the development launch of Children of the Inquisition at Congregation Shearith Israel in New York.  The event will include an introduction by Rabbi Shalom Morris, followed by a screening of selected scenes from the film-in-progress […]

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Spotlight On Documentaries

Children of the Inquisition will be a part of IFP’s Independent Film Week as part of the Spotlight on Documentaries section! IFW is the largest convention in the U.S. for independent filmmakers to meet and develop project ideas. We are thrilled at this opportunity to share Children of the Inquisition and keep the project moving […]

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The Anousim Conference

Writer/Director Joe Lovett was invited by Rabbi Leon and Sonya Leon to show clips from the film at 10th Annual Anousim Conference in El Paso at congregation B’nai Zion. Joe was able to reconnect with and interview New York Times writer Doreen Carvajal author of “The Forgetting River,” personal a tale of survival, identity and […]

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